22nd June in history

22nd June in history

Meryl Streep is an American actress and singer born on this day in 1949. Often described as the “best actress of her generation”, Streep is particularly known for her versatility and accents.

Did you know that:

• John Howe patented a pin manufacturing machine on this day in 1832
• The first ring doughnut was supposedly created by Hanson Gregory on this day in 1847
• Walt Disney’s animated film “Lady & the Tramp” was released on this day in 1955
• Walt Disney’s “Rescuers” was released on this day in 1977, the first Disney film to get a sequel

// Compiled by Zoya Siddiqui

Zoya Siddiqui

Zoya is a fledgling journalist with a natural penchant for wordsmithery and a soft corner for environment and wildlife. A literature student, she contributes articles on history, environment and latest fads.

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